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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   14304.44384274  .00000474  00000-0  16211-3 0   208
2 24968 086.3986 000.0348 0002280 107.8379 252.3066 14.34219311894973
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 10:39:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002280
inclination: 86.3986°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 0.0348°
argument of perigee: 107.8379°
revolutions per day: 14.34219311
mean anomaly at epoch: 252.3066°
orbit number at epoch: 89497

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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